The explosion was so powerful that the China Earthquake Administration reported it had detected a magnitude 2.2 earthquake believed to be from the blast.
Nine Guangdong villagers have been jailed for their part in September protests.
Chinese authorities have confirmed a second case of human bird flu this week, as South Korea and Japan also battle to control outbreaks of the deadly virus.
A Hong Kong court on Thursdayrefused to grant the four pan-democrat lawmakers caught up in the latest oath-taking storm extra time to access legal aid. The four face a legal challenge lodged by the government barring them from the Legislative Council. Here are how events have unfolded since the...
A factory in Huizhou, Guangdong that makes the display screens for the Apple iPhone has been found to make its employees work in horrible conditions.
Or at least, it definitely feels like it – a cold front dragging cooler weather to Hong Kong will send temperatures plummeting and set our teeth chattering just a little bit.
President Xi Jinping “fully acknowledged” the Hong Kong government’s handling of the oath-taking saga, signalling that there was no room for the city’s independence from China.
From just two, now up to 15 Hong Kong lawmakers could be at risk of losing their seats after two Beijing spokesmen catalogued eight types of “insincere oath-taking”.
More than 3,500 local students applied to mainland universities last year, accounting for about six per cent of 62,200 HK Diploma of Secondary Education exam candidates.
When we think of Inner Mongolia, we often picture lush grasslands that go on forever – and let’s not forget the iconic gers and horses. But in fact, there are also bustling modern cities.
A party drink that has been blamed for killing many people is now being sold on the mainland.